Woodcrafts - Archive of Older Posts
Van Gogh Inspired Guitar
Here is one that he did inspired by Van Gogh. He is a very
fine artist as well March 8, 2010.
Guitar Body Front
Here is a front shot of the same guitar Mar 8, 2010.
Chestnut Guitar Body A friend of mine made a guitar
body from a piece of chestnut. This is his website:
[link] Ed Nizalowski Newark Valley, NY Mar 8, 2010.
PIX OF 2 WALKING STICKS-BRIARS?
Attached are photos of 2 different Canes from my collection. I
Collect Walking Sticks as well as being a Master Wood Turner. I
have worked with over 200+ kinds of domestic and exotic woods.
While I am pretty good at recognizing most woods, trees kinda throw me a curve ball....
more » Feb 15, 2010.
Knobthorn - Here are
some more-Photos of my favorites-Like African Knobthorn. I
get the stock from Zululand Game Reserve where the Elephants
are fond of knocking down trees and genrally
Historic Barns The reference to barns
definitely sparked my interest, but I thoroughly enjoy the
varied postings that now appear on this listserv. I'm
overwhelmed with email, but if I don't have time I just let it
sit for a while. It's not as if anything is going to spoil. I
pass on many of the posts to some of the science teachers in my
school and I have a...
more » Feb 10, 2010.
Round Barns A
portion of the ENTS mission statement reads: "celebration of
trees and forests of the eastern North America and around the
world, through art, poetry, music, mythology, science, medicine,
wood crafts.." One of the woodcrafts that strikes me as relevant
is the construction of old barns. Member Jack Sobon
is an architect and builder specializing in timber framed
buildings. He has been researching the history of the craft
and is author of three books on timber framing.
[link] Another member Ed Nizolowski from Newark Valley,
NY is chairman of the Herrick Barn preservation (dismantling
and re-erection) project and has collected barn history for
the past ten years.
more » Feb 9, 2010.
White pine is a great wood for building a timber
frame Oct. 31, 2009
The Art of Larry Eifert Dec. 18, 2009
Unique Desk from 50,000 Year Old
Kauri Wood June 2008
Tree Stump Carvings MS March 28, 2009
Tree Carvings NJ March 8, 2009
Tree Stump Carving, NJ
April 18, 2009
- Wood Sculpture
- Wood in Musical Instruments (Dec